Court punts Kansas social-media expulsion case, finds no consensus on college students' online rights

Nobody -- including University of Kansas disciplinarians -- knows where the First Amendment boundary lines are drawn in cyberspace, so the university can't be held liable even if it overreacted in expelling a student for insulting remarks about his ex-girlfriend on Twitter, a federal district court says.

Arrested for handing out pro-vegetarian leaflets, CUNY protester will get his day in court

A federal court has declined to dismiss the bulk of a civil-rights lawsuit brought by a vegetarian activist arrested while distributing leaflets outside the front gate of a City University of New York campus in the Bronx.Richard Hershey, a St.